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Teaching mixed ability classes an individualized approach by A. V. Kelly

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Published by Harper & Row in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Mixed ability grouping in education.,
  • Individualized instruction.,
  • Teaching.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] A. V. Kelly.
LC ClassificationsLB3061 .K38
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 125 p. :
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5236425M
ISBN 100063180243, 0063180154
LC Control Number75307149

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